A fully qualified NCFE Level 3 Bushcraft Instructor, Paul has lived in the New Forest all his life and is qualified in Sustainable Woodland Management level 3, where he was trained by Ben Law (Grand Designs).
Paul has also worked as a Volunteer New Forest Ranger on many local conservation projects. He has more than 22 years’ social work experience of working with young people, supporting them into employment or further training and runs corporate team building and woodland courses for the local community. Paul runs a local community support program in nature education for local schools. Paul also attends shows exhibiting his carvings and natural produce made from forest ingredients. Paul is based at Hoburne, Bashley and is on hand to offer his wealth of knowledge about the forest around us.